Medusa I Picture

Worked on this for 5 hours today! Or something like that. Maybe 7.
But for a first deviation I'm pretty happy with this. Except the background. I'm not very good with backgrounds. Someday, I hope to advance to a point where the background is actually some distinguishable figure and not just some color dump.

This image is a second draft of a digital painting I was meaning to do. I approach digital painting by drawing an outline first and deleting it at the end, which I had tried to circumvent the first time around. It didn't work so well and I defaulted
Draw Off No. 13: Medusa
Medusa I
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